Hong Kong, China - Peoples Republic of
PROTESTERS DEMONSTRATE AGAINST SOCCER BETTING IN HONG KONG.
Demonstrators wearing protest caps against legalising soccer betting in
Hong Kong July 8, 2003, one day before the bill is expected to be
passed into law at the Legislative Council on Wednesday. Hong Kong
government faced a barrage of criticism over the decision to legalise
soccer betting, a move which the government said would sweep many
illegal soccer betting operations off the field. REUTERS/Bobby Yip